Remembering Sandra Bogan Bell

A Visitation for family and friends of Sandra Bogan “Mimi” Bell, age 83, of El Dorado, Ark., will be held Tuesday, July 11, 2023, from 10:00 A.M. until 11:00 A.M. at Kilpatrick Funeral Home Chapel, 209 N. Bonner, in Ruston, La.

A Private Family Graveside Service for our precious “Mimi” will follow in Simsboro Cemetery in Simsboro, LA under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston, La.

Sandra was born on July 26, 1939, in Castor, LA and passed away suddenly on July 7, 2023, in Hot Springs, AR. She is preceded in death by her parents, Commodore F. Bogan and Hazel Paige Bogan.

She is survived by her husband of 65 years, Bobby Bell of El Dorado, Ark.; daughters, Sonya Lindsay and husband Rodger; Sherri Rigdon and husband Johnny all of West Monroe, La.; grandchildren, Joshua Walker and wife Brooke of Lafayette, La., Lindsey Coco and husband Cody of Mansura, La., and John Cody Rigdon of West Monroe, La.; great grandchildren, Paisley and Riley Walker of Lafayette, La.; brother, Freddie R. Bogan of Keithville, La.; sister, Dee Dee Coleman and husband Billy of Lucky, La.; and other family members.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at